GDPR and red flags in front of cars

GDPRThe EU is enacting a new privacy directive as of today: the GDPR (short for General Data Protection Regulation).

Given the recent revelations about Facebook and the continuous stream of hacks we see in the media, this is a good thing. The question is, though: is it effective?

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Great Expectations

PaintingWhen I was a kid, I used to think the future would be without pressure. I’d have a job, get home from work each day, and do whatever I wanted. No more homework, no more annoying parents, and enough money to buy any toy I liked.

Well, now I’m there, with my own job and house, a wife and a two-year-old daughter, and three cats. The pressure really hasn’t let up. On the contrary.

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